Indiscriminate quarrying led to flood peril: Experts

The Hindu | Aug 13, 2019 at 5:39 PM
  • ‘‘Man’s mad rush after modernisation with scant regard to environment conservation has made climate change a sad reality.
  • Sensing the danger, the Pathanamthitta Collector has banned granite quarrying in the district till August 16 following heavy rain forecast for the region.
  • The WGPC called for a scientific survey and mapping of rock formations in the State by a competent government agency.